Pediatric hydrocephalus: systematic literature review and evidence-based guidelines. Part 4: Cerebrospinal fluid shunt or endoscopic third ventriculostomy for the treatment of hydrocephalus in children.

@article{Limbrick2014PediatricHS,
  title={Pediatric hydrocephalus: systematic literature review and evidence-based guidelines. Part 4: Cerebrospinal fluid shunt or endoscopic third ventriculostomy for the treatment of hydrocephalus in children.},
  author={David Delmar Limbrick and Lissa Catherine Baird and Paul D. Klimo and Jay K. Riva-Cambrin and Ann Marie Flannery},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics},
  year={2014},
  volume={14 Suppl 1},
  pages={30-4}
}
OBJECT The objective of this systematic review was to examine the existing literature comparing CSF shunts and endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) for the treatment of pediatric hydrocephalus and to make evidence-based recommendations regarding the selection of surgical technique for this condition. METHODS Both the US National Library of Medicine and the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews were queried using MeSH headings and key words specifically chosen to identify published… CONTINUE READING

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